Monthly Archives: February 2013
Feb. 28, 1943 Well, we finally got away for the rest camp today. Guess we will get a chance to do something different for a change.
Feb. 27, 1943 Bad weather again today. Looks like it will never clear up & give us a chance to do anything. Just another day of sitting around.
Feb. 26, 1943 The weather was too bad for a transport to come and get us today, although the boys went out and bombed Cagliari in Sardinia. Gee this is getting monotonous here. Beaham, Slocum, Roberts, & McKeowin have all … Continue reading
Feb. 25, 1943 Lt. Weathers told us we were going to a rest camp tomorrow. Maybe it will be just a little more livelier than this dump.
Feb. 24, 1943 They bombed Kasserine Pass today. The Germans are giving us a licking down in those parts. Said it was a rather easy mission. They had the entire North African air force down in there today, I think. … Continue reading
Feb. 23, 1943 Sat around on our cans doing nothing today. Gee, I almost go nuts just sitting around doing nothing. Almost wanna get back on combat again.
Feb. 22, 1943 The weather cleared a little this morning. They sun came out and it’s much warmer than it has been. Seems almost like springtime back home. We did our laundry this morning and eve. We cleaned up our … Continue reading
Feb. 21, 1943 Sunday. The weather has broken a little. It still doesn’t look too good though. They are standing by for a mission. Went to church tonite. I really did enjoy it. It was such a good sermon & … Continue reading
Feb. 20, 1943 It was a bad day and I spent most of the day in bed. I really do get in lots of sleep.
Feb. 19, 1943 Same thing as usual happened.